Ohio High School Basketball - Wheelersburg tipped by IrontonDecember 13, 2016: Ironton, OH 45638
In Tuesday's non-league challenge, the host Ironton Fighting Tigers basketball squad scored a close 57-50 victory over the Wheelersburg Pirates.
With the victory, Ironton improves its record to 2-2 on the campaign. The Fighting Tigers travel to Ashland Blazer (Ashland, KY) to play the Tomcats in a non-league challenge on Thursday, December 15. The Tomcats come into the challenge with a record of 1-5. Ashland Blazer lost 72-68 in their recent non-league challenge against Greenup County (Greenup, KY)
Next up, the Pirates play the South Webster Jeeps (South Webster, OH) in a Southern Ohio II challenge, on Saturday, December 17. Wheelersburg will attempt to improve on its 3-1 season record. The Jeeps come into the challenge with a 3-1 record after their 56-45 non-league win over Notre Dame (Portsmouth, OH).